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Mr. Brown concentrates in the areas of family law and domestic relations, recognizing that each case is driven by the facts of that particular situation. In addition premarital and postmarital agreements, Mr. Brown's practice encompasses interstate jurisdictional disputes, property characterization and support issues, as well as child-related matters. Mr. Brown also manages complex custody matters with a creative mind, keeping children front and center. Mr. Brown also handles appeals and special actions, and keeps abreast of emergent trends in the law, whether through recent legislation, or new cases interpreting novel or unanswered questions of law.

Mr. Brown is on the Family Law Executive Council through the State Bar of Arizona, and teaches Continuing Legal Education courses at the state and county levels on various aspects of family law.


  • Arizona State University, College of Law, Tempe, Arizona
    • J.D. - 2018
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Honors: William H. Pedrick Scholar
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Honors: First Place – 2018 Ralph Spritzer Oral Argument Competition
    • Honors: CALI Awards in Family Law, Community Property, ADR/Employment, and Professional Responsibility
    • Honors: Moot Court Board, Problem Drafting Committee, Member
  • University of California, Berkeley, California
    • B.A. - 2009
    • Major: Linguistics

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 2019
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2020

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers Division, District 4 Representative, 2019 to 2021
  • State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers Division, President-Elect, 2021 to Present
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Member, 2015 to Present
  • Lorna Lockwood Inn of Court, Member, 2018 to Present

Classes & Seminars

  • Arizona State University, Teaching Assistant, Civil Procedure I, Fall 2018 & 2019

Past Positions

  • The Honorable Scott Bales, Arizona Supreme Court, September 2018 – August 2019


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2023, Family Law


  • Spanish